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Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

17 July 2015

It's official - comeback king Grant Hackett has committed to a Rio Olympic tilt.

Hackett and Speedo partner for road to Rio

Hackett and Speedo partner for road to Rio

16 July 2015

Speedo Australia has today announced the re-signing of Australian swimming legend Grant Hackett as their newest ambassador.

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

27 June 2015

AOC: Time heals old wounds but leaves the scars. That is certainly the case for Olympic swimmer Max Metzker who competed for Australia at Moscow 1980.

Olympic Day social wrap

Olympic Day social wrap

23 June 2015

June 23 is celebrated around the world as the birth of the modern Olympic Games. For this year's Olympic Day Australian athletes visited schools, got active and took to social media to celebrate the Olympics.

Weekend wrap - 22 June 2015

Weekend wrap - 22 June 2015

22 June 2015

It was another epic weekend on the road to Rio, with the FIFA women's World Cup, the Hockey World League Semi-Final just two of the major events.

Townsville Grand Prix Wrap

Townsville Grand Prix Wrap

22 June 2015

In preparation for next month's World Championships in Kazan, Russia, the Australian Swimming Team held Grand Prix in Townsville.

Swimming Australia statement regarding Kylie Palmer

Swimming Australia statement regarding Kylie Palmer

18 June 2015

Swimming Australia confirms that it has received notification from FINA regarding an alleged anti-doping rule violation by Australian swimmer Kylie Palmer.

Preparations heat up as the swim team descend on Townsville

Preparations heat up as the swim team descend on Townsville

17 June 2015

The Australian swimming team is set to descend on North Queensland this weekend for the second Grand Prix competition in Townsville.

Weekend wrap - Monday 15 June

Weekend wrap - Monday 15 June

15 June 2015

It's been a positive weekend for many of Australia's athletes as they build towards the 2016 Rio Games. Medals in sailing, modern pentathlon and water polo backed up some strong results in volleyball, football and beach volleyball.

Elmslie withdraws from World Championships

Elmslie withdraws from World Championships

15 June 2015

Olympic gold medallist Brittany Elmslie has officially withdrawn from this year’s FINA World Championships in Kazan (RUS) after undergoing surgery to a remove a benign growth in her breast three weeks ago.